Longines Global Champions Tour of Saint-Tropez
June 03, 2018
Ben Maher (GBR) reigned victorious at the Longines Global Champions Tour of Saint-Tropez
The Longines Athina Onassis Horse Show, which includes the sixth leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour, gathered this weekend some of the world’s best riders and horses in the idyllic setting of the Pampelonne Beach. As the Title Partner and Official Timekeeper of the event, Longines is proud to have timed the victory of Ben Maher on Winning Good, ahead of Carlos Enrique Lopez Lizarazo on Admara 2 and Edwina Tops-Alexander on California, during the weekend’s highlight trial, the Longines Global Champions Grand Prix of Saint-Tropez. In recognition for his great achievement, Ben Maher was presented with an elegant Longines timepiece from the hands of Charles Villoz, Vice President of Longines.
During the event, Longines has highlighted a Conquest V.H.P. “Very High Precision” model as the Official Watch. This timepiece represents a new achievement in the field of quartz, in combining great precision, high technicality and a sporty look, marked by the brand’s unique elegance.
This victory in Saint-Tropez handed Ben Maher the sixth golden ticket and its second one to the Longines Global Champions Super Grand Prix, where he will line up against the winners of the previous legs. For the very first time, the final event will be staged in the magical Czech capital Prague, promising unforgettable excitement for all equestrians sports enthusiasts in attendance.
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